Gardaí in Roscommon are appealing for information this morning after a man was assaulted.
The serious assault occurred in Roscommon Town.
The victim of the attack is a 20-year-old man who is suffering from multiple apparent stab wounds.
At around 11pm last night Gardaí were called to the scene of an incident in a car park at a premises on Castle Street.
The man is currently in a serious condition at Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe.
The scene is currently being preserved for a forensic examination.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the attack.
They are asking anyone who was in the Castle Street area between to 10.30pm and 11.30pm to come forward.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Gardaí at Roscommon Town 090-6638300, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.